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The Gasparilla Inn Main Dining Room

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500 Palm Avenue, Boca Grande, FL 33921 (5th Street)
+1 941-964-4535
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6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 10:30 am
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Our spacious and welcoming Main Dining Room is at the heart of the many...
Our spacious and welcoming Main Dining Room is at the heart of the many culinary experiences that delight guests at The Gasparilla Inn & Club. Breakfast and dinner offer the most tantalizing of fresh and natural ingredients available. All of this is presented impeccably by a cordial and knowledgeable staff that is dedicated to make each and every dining experience memorable. The Main Dining Room is open to the general public, members and hotel guests.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Service/Great Food!

We ate several breakfasts here over the weekend as well as dinner...excellent menu choices and great presentation. We had the grilled salmon and swordfish and both were perfectly grilled! Salad choices and desserts were outstanding!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
PETUNIA1985
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Fort Myers, Florida
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Fort Myers, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We ate several breakfasts here over the weekend as well as dinner...excellent menu choices and great presentation. We had the grilled salmon and swordfish and both were perfectly grilled! Salad choices and desserts were outstanding!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Excellent chef and unique food selection. Old world setting and attentive service. But be prepared to spend a lot.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

dont let the prices fool you. chef puts in just the right ingredients & spices to make every meal tantalize your taste buds! im not a big seafood eater, but i was pleasantly surprised. the stone crab is great! the servers are awesome.

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Tampa
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Ok, I'll be honest. I haven't eaten there in years. When I did, it was very good but a little short on atmosphere. Go try it and report in. When here, please don't kill things on the beach. Leave the sand dollars and starfish in the water.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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131 reviews 131 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

If you are in Gasparilla, you MUST eat at the Gasparilla Inn Main Dining room. It is truly exquisite. The meals are beautifully prepared by superb well trained chefs. The food is not only tasty but is perfectly balanced. The tenderloin was magnificent and the shrimp superb, couple with delicious accompaniments. The staff were extremely attentive to our needs. It... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Really enjoy the dining experience at the Gasparilla Inn. Old Florida elegance and hospitality. Charming hotel. Beautifully presented food and perfectly prepared. Love seeing the men in jackets. So classy.

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Southwest Gulf Coast, Florida
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71 reviews 71 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Great variety for breakfast and distinctive banquet meal! You could tell that the staff had been meticulously trained!

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Ceresco, Mi
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

My son was visiting us this past Jan and wanted to take me out for a nice dinner. He booked reservations through "Open Table". There was a notation of "jacket required" but no mention of jeans. My son was dressed in dark jeans, white linen shirt and blazer with loafers. He looked very nice, but when we got to the... More 

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Portland, Maine, United States
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102 reviews 102 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The Gasparilla Inn is a wonderful place and the Main Dining Room is a really terrific restaurant. Wonderful food and amazing service. We had three really great meals at night and three really great breakfasts. A complete package, the Inn and the restaurant.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Food and service are first class. The modified American plan is a good value at the high end. Breakfast is either buffet or a la carte. The dinner menu choices are limited but cover all food groups and change nightly.

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Additional Information about The Gasparilla Inn Main Dining Room

Address: 500 Palm Avenue, Boca Grande, FL 33921
Phone Number: +1 941-964-4535
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Boca Grande
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  7:30 am - 10:30 am
Monday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  7:30 am - 9:30 am
Tuesday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  7:30 am - 9:30 am
Wednesday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  7:30 am - 9:30 am
Thursday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  7:30 am - 9:30 am
Friday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  7:30 am - 9:30 am
Saturday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  7:30 am - 10:30 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
Cuisine: American, Contemporary

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 500 Palm Avenue, Boca Grande, FL 33921
    (5th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Boca Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 941-964-4535

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
  • Cuisine: American, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining

Description

Our spacious and welcoming Main Dining Room is at the heart of the many culinary experiences that delight guests at The Gasparilla Inn & Club. Breakfast and dinner offer the most tantalizing of fresh and natural ingredients available. All of this is presented impeccably by a cordial and knowledgeable staff that is dedicated to make each and every dining experience memorable. The Main Dining Room is open to the general public, members and hotel guests.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 am
Monday
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Thursday
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Friday
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Saturday
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 am

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